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The Schuster Performing Arts Center is situated in Dayton, Ohio and it was built-in 2003 for everyone as Dayton’s principal core lively arts. It’s managed through the Victoria Theatre Association and occupies the previous site of Rike’s mall. The Middle opened up yet another venue to accommodate the Association’s bigger touring Broadway productions and presentations. The Dayton Philharmonic, the Dayton Opera, and also the Dayton Ballet rent your building for his or her performances. The Schuster Center and also the Metropolitan Arts Center, occupying the previous Metropolitan mall building near the Victoria Theatre, stage a number of performances associated with a size and make up the foundation of the performing arts district in downtown Dayton.
The Schuster Center comprises restaurants, a sizable Winter Garden, a 15-story office and residential tower, along with a blackbox theater and wedding rehearsal space.
Architect Cesar Pelli, in designing the center’s 2,300 seat Mead Theatre, incorporated a fiber-optically illuminated domed ceiling depicting the Dayton sky because it made an appearance around the eve from the Wright Brothers’ first flight – December 16, 1903. The Wintertime Garden houses exotic palms along with a coffee shop having a large glass and steel wall that appears out onto downtown Dayton.
Since its opening, the Schuster Center has located numerous top musical shows, including Wicked, Jersey Boys, Frederick and also the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat and sweetness and also the Animal.